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Fuji no fumoto (At the Foot of Fuji)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Fuji no fumoto (At the Foot of Fuji), 1834
  • Fugaku hyakkei (One Hundred views of Mt. Fuji), vol. II
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: Vertical half page 223 x 130 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/4 x 5 1/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: Full page 223 x 260 mm
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2209.f
Description

Print depicting four women walking through a landscape setting. The women are walking in a horizontal line toward the left side of the print, and each has a large basket strapped to her back. There are patches of grass and shrubs on the ground, and there are large hills covered with trees in the background. There is calligraphy in the top left corner of the print.